Record Details

NHER Number:23796
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds scatter

Summary

A prehistoric flint implement, Roman coins and brooches and part of a cosmetic mortar, a Middle Saxon brooch, a Late Saxon strap fitting, medieval and post medieval coins, buckles and other metalwork, found by metal detecting.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 48 04
Map Sheet:TG40SE
Parish:BURGH CASTLE, GREAT YARMOUTH, NORFOLK

Full description

1986 to 1988. Metal detecting finds.
Prehistoric flint.
Roman coins.
Late Saxon strap end?
Middle Saxon brooch.
Medieval coins and metalwork.
Post medieval metalwork.
See details in file.
E. Rose (NAU) 23 August 1988.

11 March 1989. Metal detecting.
Centre-loop of Roman cosmetic mortar.
Details from reverse of Polaroid: Field 5, no. 1009.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 21 October 2005.

1992. Metal detecting finds.
Roman brooch and coin, post medieval metalwork.
See file.
W. Milligan (NCM) 7 August 1992.

18 April 1993. Detector rally finds.
8 Roman coins.
Medieval and post medieval coins and metalwork.
See file for details, coin form and photographs.
D. Gurney (NLA) 9 June 1993

1993. Found with metal detecting.
Post medieval finds.
See details in file.
E. Rose (NLA) 9 November 1993.

2 October 1994. Metal detecting find.
?13th century gilded buckle plate fragment.
Early post medieval harness or sword belt fitting, lead shaped with sheet back plate and suspension loop. S shaped link (bird's head or serpent head terminals).
W. Milligan (NCM) 1995

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Lower Palaeolithic to Roman - 500000 BC to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Middle Saxon to Post Medieval - 651 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • LITHIC IMPLEMENT (Prehistoric - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COSMETIC MORTAR (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BROOCH (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • CAULDRON (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • KEY (LOCKING) (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • KEY (LOCKING) (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • KNIFE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SCABBARD (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUTTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN WEIGHT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • HARNESS (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • PENDANT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SEAL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SPOON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SPUR (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STUD (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TOKEN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • VESSEL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • VESSEL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status

  • SHINE

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: FZW 13, FZY 10.
---Photograph: I&RS. Finds Polaroid. Polaroid.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Article in serial: Mills, N. June. 1993. The Gariannonum Roman Fort Detector Rally.. Treasure Hunting. pp 4-9.

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